Some of the most active companies traded Wednesday on the Toronto Stock Exchange:
Toronto Stock Exchange (14,929.37, down 151.89 points):
Bombardier Inc. (TSX:BBD.B). Aerospace, rail equipment. Up six cents, or 2.42 per cent, to $2.54 on 23.3 million shares.
Spartan Energy Corp. (TSX:SPE). Oil and gas. Up six cents, or 2.21 per cent, to $2.77 on 5.6 million shares.
Western Forest Products Inc. (TSX:WEF). Forest products. Down one cent, or 0.49 per cent, to $2.05 on 5.1 million shares.
Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp. (TSX:HNU). Oil and gas. Unchanged at $3.22 on 4.5 million shares.
Canadian Oil Sands Ltd. (TSX:COS). Oil and gas. Down 19 cents, or 1.95 per cent, to $9.57 on 4.4 million shares.
Legacy Oil + Gas Inc. (TSX:LEG). Oil and gas. Up three cents, or 1.64 per cent, to $1.86 on 4.4 million shares.
Companies reporting major news:
Quebecor Inc. (TSX:QBR.B). Media, telecommunications. Up 34 cents, or 0.34 per cent, to $33.68 on 162,126 shares. The company’s shares rose after the Competition Bureau gave Postmedia (TSX:PNC.B, TSX:PNC.A) approval to buy Quebecor’s chain of Sun Media English-language newspapers and digital properties.